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The Steamer & Baked Oyster Bar

124 W 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6452
+1 251-948-4042
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“potatoes” (69 reviews)
“crab legs” (67 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
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124 W 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6452
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here years ago and was great and had stuffed grouper but no longer serve. I was really wanting crab legs and shrimp, so we shared it with grandkids. My daughter had crab cakes and were good and husband had tuna steak. We are...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of our favorites in Gulf Shores! Crab legs, jumbo shrimp and royal reds are the BEST. Service is always good.

Thank Lindsay W
Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved the steamer platter. The food was delicious. We ordered the steamer platter for two and we both had enough.

Thank ReeseAlabama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for steamed seafood, royal reds, snow crab legs, this place is always my go to in gulf shores, been coming here for years always the same

Thank Kelvin L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried The Steamer on a whim; ate outside with our family of 4 (2 small kids). We were glad to have seafood options here that we're not all fried, per usual. The large seafood platter was a great mix of everything and fed the family...More

Thank ZuliAnn09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The chargrilled oysters are fantastic. Service was good and I loved the location. I enjoyed the place!!

Thank Shoelessbarney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the grilled fish tacos and they were great my wife had the shrimp, she said they were not much flavor to them, a little to pricey for what you get, I heard the po boys were great, I guess we should have gotten...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for our anniversary while in Gulf Shores. We had a half dozen mixed oysters as an appetizer. The Mexican oysters had a great heat to them and the Rockefeller were classic. For our entree we did the steamer tray for two with...More

Thank Paige C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to some stellar seafood......guess I'll have to keep on looking. Look, the food wasn't bad but it wasn't anything I'd go back for. Honestly, the crab legs, corn, sausage, and clams at Joe's Crab Shack are better than this place. The...More

Thank jrbrown78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are within 15 min of Steamers it's worth the drive!! Have eaten at probably 20 different restaurants in the area over the years and Steamers consistently has the best crab legs & shrimp!! Plates come with corn on the cob, green beans, and...More

Thank VMAC0912
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Deborah C
Can we order steak and snowcrab combo?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 W 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6452
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-4042
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